Courts Begin To Sign Off On Autocracy

One of the features of the modern failed or illiberal democracy is that what the autocrat does is normally within the bounds of legality set by the country’s courts, which have usually been stacked with sycophants or intimidated into submission. This is true for Orban in Hungary and for the Law and Justice Party in Poland. Even Putin sometimes feels a need to work within legal bounds which is why he is again trying to…

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